Contact Information
Office Phone 905-875-4600 ext 245
Fax 905-876-1273
E-Mail melaniec@thrc.ca
Website thrc.ca/quality-first/
Primary Contact Melanie Cunha, THRC Manager, Quality Early Learning and Child Care Services
Alternate Contact Sarah McClennon, Quality First Supervisor; Phone: 905-875-4600 ext 252; Email: sarahm@thrc.ca
Email Form https://thrc.ca/contact-form
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal ; Fees
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) An early learning initiative providing all licensed childcare programs in Halton region with the opportunity to participate in a developmental model for quality improvement. 
 
Quality First supports licensed child care programs by providing coaching and consultation, on-site observations by a Quality First consultant, ongoing Professional Learning, self-reflection activities, and targeted support from a consultant to reach established goals 
 
Includes representation from various sectors of childcare community (non-profit childcare, commercial childcare, nursery school programs, programs for children with special needs, family resource centres) to support high level education 
 
Licensed Child Care Programs: 
* support high level of care and education for children and families 
* supported through observations of program, professional learning opportunities for educators and supervisors, with on going self-reflection and goal setting 
* receive resources and personal contact from Quality First Consultant on a regular basis  
 
For Parents: 
* initiative within Halton dedicated to supporting early childhood programs in developing the level of care and education offered to children and their families  
* Quality First Consultants and participating centres work together to identify quality improvement processes and actions that will positively affect children, families, and early childhood professionals  
* executed over a 3.5 year period with annual maintenance
Hours Call for information
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility Program based
Application Call or visit
Languages English
Fees Program
Site Information
Located In Community Milton
Address & Map
Milton Community Resource Centre
410 Bronte St S, 2nd Flr
Milton, ON L9T 0H8
 
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Intersection Bronte St S and Derry Rd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Child Care Provider Associations ; Child Care Provider Training ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Child Care Workers

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